Department of Chemistry Faculty

Campus-wide Awards

Several members of the chemistry faculty have received the Edward L. Hamm, Jr., Distinguished Teaching Award.

The Edward L. Hamm, Sr. Distinguished Teaching Award recipients are recognized for their teaching excellence and for inspiring students with a passion for learning.  The Chemistry department continues to excel in receiving recognition from the University with our committment to innovatives in teaching.


State-wide Awards

The Outstanding Faculty Awards are the Commonwealth of Virginia's highest honor for faculty at Virginia's public and private colleges and universities. These awards recognize superior accomplishments in teaching, research, and public service. One member of the chemistry faculty has received the statewide Outstanding Faculty Award given by the State Council of Higher Education of Virginia.


Dr. Willie Darby Dr. Willie Darby Interim Chair, Chemistry Location:Turner Hall328 Phone:757-727-5249 Read Bio »
Dr. Oluwatoyin Asojo Dr. Oluwatoyin Asojo Associate Professor, Chemistry Location:Turner Hall325B Phone:757-727-5837 Read Bio »
Dr. Kesete Ghebreyessus Dr. Kesete Ghebreyessus Associate Professor, Chemistry Location:Turner Hall227 Phone:757-727-5475 Read Bio »
Dr. Insu Hahn Dr. Insu Hahn Associate Professor, Chemistry Location:Turner Hallroom 327 Phone:757-727-5330 Read Bio »
Mrs. Delise R. Jones Mrs. Delise R. Jones Administrative Assistant, Chemistry Location:Turner Hall220 Phone:757-727-5396
Dr. Edmund Ndip Dr. Edmund Ndip Associate Professor, Chemistry Location:Turner Hall317 Phone:757-727-5043 Expertise:Physical Chemistry, Computational Materials Science, Molecular Spectroscopy, Computer Assisted Instruction Read Bio »
Dr. Peter Njoki Dr. Peter Njoki Assistant Professor, Chemistry Location:Turner HallTurner Hall Phone:757.727.5833 Read Bio »
Dr. Godson C. Nwokogu Dr. Godson C. Nwokogu Professor, Chemistry Location:Turner Hall232 Phone:757-727-5276 Read Bio »
Dr. Vincent dePaul Nwuwah Nziko Dr. Vincent dePaul Nwuwah Nziko Assistant Professor, Chemistry Location:Turner Hall228A Phone:757-727-5397
Ms. Cynthia B. Peterson Ms. Cynthia B. Peterson Laboratory Manager, Chemistry Location:Turner Hall207 Phone:727-5596 Expertise:Chemistry, Safety, IT, Laboratory.
Dr. Isai T Urasa Dr. Isai T Urasa Professor, Chemistry Location:Turner Hall220 Phone:757-727-5398 Read Bio »
Dr. Michelle Kimberly Waddell Dr. Michelle Kimberly Waddell Assistant Professor, Chemistry Location:Turner Hall325 Phone:757-637-2164 Read Bio »